Flight Lieutenant MURRAY GRAY WILSON

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Rank Flight Lieutenant
Forenames MURRAY GRAY
Surname WILSON
Initials M G
Place of Birth PORT ARTHUR, ONTARIO, CANADA
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Tuesday, 08 August 1944
Age Unknown
Nationality Canadian
Residence or Entered Service From Unknown, UNKNOWN
Service Number J/15458
Force Royal Canadian Air Force
Service/Corps/Regiment Royal Canadian Air Force
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 419 (Royal Canadian Air Force) Squadron
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration AUBERVILLE-LA-RENAULT CHURCHYARD
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location British Plot, Grave 3.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph
Family Details SON OF WILLIAM HUNTER WILSON AND THE LATE MARGARET (NEE GRAY) WILSON, BROTHER OF WILLIAM HUNTER DUNLOP WILSON AND CATHERINE WILSON.

Additional Information

 

 

Flight Lieutenant MURRAY GRAY WILSON was an original member of Canada's 'Moose' squadron, 419 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force. He was gunnery leader of the squadron for 3 ½ years. As well as leaving behind his father, brother and sister, he also left a nephew, Ronald Wilson, and niece, Margaret Wilson (now MacLean).1

 

 

References
1. Information kindly provided by Margaret MacLean, niece of Flight Lieutenant MURRAY GRAY WILSON.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph:  
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Additional information provided by: Margaret MacLean, niece of Flight Lieutenant MURRAY GRAY WILSON.

 

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Thunder Bay, ON Canada

Margaret MacLean

Murray Gray Wilson was born in 1915 and was 29 when shot down over France.

On Saturday, July 12, 2014